Man in his 20s hospitalised with serious injuries after collision with taxi in West Street, Wisbech

PUBLISHED: 10:03 15 June 2017 | UPDATED: 10:03 15 June 2017

A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with serious injuries last night after a collision with a taxi in West Street, Wisbech.

A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with serious injuries last night after a collision with a taxi in West Street, Wisbech.

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A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with serious injuries last night after a collision with a taxi in Wisbech.

Police were called to the incident, involving a pedestrian and a taxi, at around 9.42pm.

“Ambulance crews attended the scene and the man, who is in his 20s, was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn.

“His injuries are believed to be serious, but not life threatening.

“The vehicle stopped at the scene, but no arrests have been made.”

In a separate incident, a motorcyclist was seriously injured following a collision between his motorbike and a car on the Walton Highway in Wisbech on Tuesday (June 13).

The East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust (EEAST) received a call at 11.15am to reports of the collision and dispatched a rapid response vehicle, ambulance crew, ambulance officer, and air ambulance from Magpas to assist.

Medics treated the man, who was unconscious, for serious injuries including one to his head, before he was sedated and airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital for further care.


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